If you have MPEG-DASH
, then it should
as HTML5 video.
If not, I think you would need an app.
supports SmoothStreaming and MPEG-DASH.
If you do need to use HLS, then phonesm should be able to play them. The quickest way to check is to download the latest
, open Samples.WinRT.sln, put your URL(s) in HlsView\HlsView.Shared\TrackManager.cs. Run it in the debugger and see what happens. Take a look at the Debug->Output window
if you have trouble playing it; there may be a hint there.
In the current state of the tree, the difference between an alpha build and a beta build is testing a number of streams on some devices that I have lying about. There is a memory leak in WP8.1's background audio app and there is something goofy going on with
Player Framework and VS2013 Update 4
that I'd like to see sorted before doing another build.
There are commercial solutions as well (e.g.,
) (completely unrelated to phonesm).